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Subsequently, the current reports
(partly in the original language only):

Reports 2020 <klick here>
Reports 2019 <klick here>
Reports 2018 <klick here>
Reports 2017 <klick here>
Reports 2016 <klick here>
Reports 2015 <klick here>

latest reports (up from January 2021)  see below


  • 2021-05: Ethiopia / Gashena: The Emmanuel Middle Level Clinic (EMC)

The clinic was founded and built ten years ago by a young medical student from Lalibela, Ashenafi Mesele Mamo, in the remote village of Gashena in Ethiopia. Gashena is located on two very important connecting Read more […]


  • 2021-05: Ethiopia / Lalibela: Amanuel Pilgrims Village at Lalibela 

Lalibela is a town in the Lasta district of the North Wollo Zone in the Amhara region, Ethiopia, at about 2,500 metres above sea level. It is famous for its monolithic rock-hewn churches, but the site is very important Read more […]


  • 2021-05: Ethiopia / Lalibela: PBF Student opens a Community Information Cente

PBF continues to identify and support students from poor families to aquire education. Fikiru Alelebign, a 27 year, IT graduate says this about his experience under PBF support. ‘… PBF Read more […]


  • 2021-05: Kenya / Nairobi: School built in a few weeks

An emergency school to save slum children from the effects of the corona pandemic How can children in overcrowded slum schools maintain social distance? Access to education is a big challenge to children living in the Read more […]


  • 2021-04: Uganda Community Projects IPOA

The PBF supports our community projects that includes food security,  fish farming and environmental conservation in our respective villages of Kighenge and Kinyaminagha, Kassese Uganda. We IPOA orphans and widows association Read more […]


  • 2021-04: Ethiopia / Chaffe: Mill for Chaffe Community

Chaffe is a small community of farmers in the eastern region of Oromia, far away in the mountains and almost 500 kilometers away from the metropolis of Addis Ababa. PBF knows this widely dispersed community through our longstanding Read more […]


  • 2021-03: Kenya / Nairobi:  Further progress in health care in the slum of Mathare

We are making good progress with our Afya Mtaani project, thanks to PBF’s help. I’ll be happy to keep you posted on our progress. See our previous report: https://bachmann-foundation.org/2020/11/11/november-2020-kenia-nairobi-mathare-slum-die-auswirkungen-der-corona-pandemie-auf-die-bewohner The Read more […]


  • 2021-03: Kenya: The Bee and Tree Project, The micro-credit perspective from Kitui 

A rural community in Kitui, a rural village in Kenya have innovatively adopted and incorporated the new PBF Bee and Tree Project in their Micro-Credit program. The KICABA micro Credit Read more […]


  • 2021-03: Africa: Laudato Si, Bee and Tree Project

A community Bio diversity conservation and livelihood improvement. INTRODUCTION Bees pollinate a wide range of crops and plants, playing a key role in the provision of food and nutrition. They also pollinate forage Read more […]


  • 2021-03: Ethiopia / Lalibela: Housing the destitutes

The poor of the poor. Lalibela is a small town but to the locals it is a City. It is a religious pilgrim destination but also a cosmopolitan center where history, culture and contemporary life converge. Dr. Bachmann visited Read more […]


  • 2021-02: The PBF Humanistic approach to Charity

Reaching out to the very needy by avoiding complicated bureaucracy. PBF has deliberately adopted an easier and more human approach to reach out to people through people! We try our best to reach out those Read more […]


  • 2021-01: Kenya, Nairobi/Mathare: School Built in Weeks

An emergency school to rescue Slum children from the the effects of Coroba Pandemic. How can children in crowded slum schools observe Social distance? Peter Bachmann Foundation continues to work with the very vulnerable Read more […]


  • 2021-01: Ethiopia / Lalibela: PBF Safe accommodation for children of rural mountain farmers

Lalibela is surrounded by several mountains where rural farmers live without public amenities and infrastructure like clean water, schools, hospitals or even roads. The children from these Read more […]


  • 2021-01: Annual Report 2020 

Introduction Dear Friends of the PBF It is a great pleasure for me to report to you about our experiences, challenges and progress. Since our humble beginnings in 1994, we have seen our mission as empowering marginalised groups in Read more […]


  • 2021-01: Sri Lanka, Chilaw: Christmas celebrations at the Bachmann Children

PBF built a center for children living with various special needs.This center cares for these children who suffer various forms of challenges and discrimination. This is a big relief Read more […]


  • 2021-01: Ethiopia, Lalibala: Primary Boarding school

This is a makeshift arrangement where children from very far villages in the mountains stay during the week andvreturn to their families over the weekends. Lalibela primary school is the first public school in Lalibela. The Read more […]


  • 2021-01: Kenya, Nairobi/Mathare: Slum Medical Outreach Program 

PBF The Afya Mtaani initiative is a medical outreach program targeting residents of the informal settlements of Mathare which is one of the largest slums in Nairobi. This segment of the population are especially affected Read more […]